Rams up for auction
The first on-farm sale of the Longwood-based Hynam Poll Merino stud will be held later this week.
A push to end live sheep exports has been shelved in federal parliament after Coalition MPs opposed to the trade refused to vote to ban it.
Merrigum Lions Club was unaware of the success that calf scales would bring when it started the program 40 years ago to fundraise for town benefits.
Parks Victoria is urging livestock managers to be responsible and prevent their animals from wandering into parks and reserves.
A push to end live sheep exports has suffered a major blow, with two country-based Liberal MPs abandoning a backbench rebellion after scoring promotions to the ministry.
The live export industry regulator should be separated from the Department of Agriculture and established as an independent body, Liberal MPs Sussan Ley and Sarah Henderson say.
Australian farmers will have tariffs reduced and be able to export more livestock, beef and sheepmeat, grains, sugar, dairy, citrus and horticulture produce to Indonesia after the Federal Government signed the Indonesia-Australia Comprehensive Economic Partnership Agreement (IA-CEPA) last week.
The calving season is upon us and you may find a downer cow in your herd.
An auctioneer from Tatura and one from Euroa have been named as two of 10 finalists in the 2018 Australian Livestock and Property Agents Association Victorian Young Auctioneers Competition.
At this time of year an outbreak of milk fever or hypocalcaemia could be expected and may only become apparent by the confronting sight of dead and dying sheep, especially after feeding grain for a prolonged period.
Goatmeat producers now have access to a new guide to help visually assess their goats when they’re making production decisions.
Drought-stricken farmers in NSW are selling tens of thousands of sheep earlier than expected as they battle to get back on their feet.
Australia and Argentina have committed to stronger agricultural engagement and co-operation at a meeting in Buenos Aires.
The Victorian saleyards record for lamb prices was broken at Bendigo on August 13.
POLICE are investigating the death of a man killed in a motorbike accident at a Bunnaloo property on Sunday.
Police are investigating after a man was found deceased on a property in the state’s south overnight. About 7pm yesterday, a 39-year-old man was located deceased under a motorbike on a private property on Nolan Road, Bunnaloo. Despite...
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